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Antique Maps, Prints and Ephemera

Ephemera

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Poster -  Sale of Freehold estate in Herefordshire    1854   size: 440 x 570 mm

Ref  AAE001              50.00 (+P&P)

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Poster Advertising an exhibition of fireworks, Illuminations and Concert at the Surrey Zoological Gardens.   Printed in London  c1830    size: 250 x 380 mm

Ref  AAE004              40.00 (+P&P)

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Poster Advertising an evening of entertainment at Sadler's Wells Theatre  6th, 7th Oct 1820.
size: 230 x 380 mm.           A few small repairs.

Ref  AAE005              60.00 (+P&P)

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Poster -  Theatre Royal  Edinburgh
Thursday  11th Jan  1849
Great detail of the Pantomime Aladdin

size: 210 x 410 mm.     A few folds.
Damage to lower margin,  tight top-left margin

Ref  JKE001           30.00 (+P&P)
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Poster -  Theatre Royal Lyceum, London
Thursday  19th September 1811
M.P or The Blue Stocking,  Boarding House or Five Hours at Brighton,
and Quadrupeds or The Manager's Last Kick!
For the Benefit of Mr Raymond.  Tickets to be had from Mr Raymond.
size: 210 x 280 mm.     Some discolouration.

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print Theatre Programme
Prince's Theatre Bristol.   Proprietor - James Macready Chute.
Monday Nov 23  1903, for 6 nights, at 7.30    Quality Street, a comedy in 4 acts.
Full cast listing as centre spread.
Inside page gives theatre plan with stage, box and seating locations along with full pricing of seats.
6 leaves - 12 pages.  Many local advertisements.
size: 140 x 220 mm.   paper is coloured off-white - not fading or discolouration.

Ref  OHE017            25.00 (+P&P)
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Burgh Elections
Final State of the Polls at 4 o'Clock, on Tuesday 7th November 1837
Lists 3 districts, candidates and numbers of votes.

size: 280 x 440 mm.           A few folds.

Ref  JKE002            25.00 (+P&P)
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Poster - Advertising Tolls to let on the Crickley Hill Turnpike Road.  
The sale of the Turnpike Tolls by auction at the King's Head Inn, Northleach, Gloucester.
Printed at Cirencester 1861      size  : 285 x 450 mm     
Ref  AAE009              45.00 (+P&P)
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Stomach Cleaning Brush  ( early form of Stomach Pump )   Gentleman's Magazine 1750
A Page from the letters section of the Gentleman's Magazine of 1750,
explaining the workings of the new stomach cleaning brush for the removal of
unwelcome worms in the digestive system.  Full descriptive text and illustration.
Reverse side has mortality listing for London in 1749
      (note 5 dead from worms, justifying the new  stomach brush technology)
image size: 60 x110 mm  , page size:  120 x 200 mm.

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General Directions for the Driver of the Rolling Waggon
James Sharp   c1775         size  : 220 x 210 mm , 2 folds
   faint impression of embossed library stamp.  
Ref  JGE002              28.00 (+P&P)
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Gateshead Beer Shop.  Conditions of Sale of Leasehold.
Sale of building land at Hood Street, Gateshead Meadows for the construction of a Beer Shop
Document drawn up by Ingledew & Daggett    1853
size: 530 x 410 mm.     5 folds.
Illustration shows 25%  (1/4) of folded document.

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Trade Advertisement -  Thomas Haines   Waggons   1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :110 x 180 mm     
Ref  HAE003              25.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Hingston & Co  Chemists & Druggists    1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :70 x 100 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE005              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Hale & Binfield -  Music Teachers     1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :90 x 130 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE011              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Turnbull  -  Writing Desks     1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :110 x 80 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE013             22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  S. Moss  Druggist & Experimental Chemist       1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :130 x 90 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE007              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Alder & Co   Chemist and Apothecaries    1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :100 x 70 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE006              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Wickes & Co   Chemists & Druggists     1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :100 x 70 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE010              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Chemist & Druggist   1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  :120 x 85 mm      Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE009              22.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Card -  Cooper -  Musical Instruments & Music     1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  : 90 x 67 mm, centre crease     Card printed as publication advertisement.
Ref  HAE012              18.00 (+P&P)

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Trade Advertisement -  Garratt's Coach Manufactory    1830
Published in 'Historical Description of Cheltenham'  S.Y. Griffith  1830
size  : 170 x 110 mm      repair to small tear on lower margin
Ref  HAP117              18.00 (+P&P)

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print Trade Advertisement -  Hutton -  Wholesale & Retail Paper & Staionery
Warehouse at 26 High Street, Birmingham    c1860
size  :  130 x 210 mm, worn edges
Ref  MDE001              18.00 (+P&P)


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print Trade Advertisement -  Harris's Lithographic Establishment
for executing and printing Chalk Drawings, Maps, Plans , Writings   etc
 
No 88 New Street, Birmingham     c1860
size  :  130 x 210 mm, worn edges
Ref  MDE002              18.00 (+P&P)


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print Trade Advertisement -  J. Gillott Steel Pen Manufacturer
for executing and printing Chalk Drawings, Maps, Plans , Writings   etc
 
No 59 New Hall Street, Birmingham     c1860
Page 1
size  :  130 x 210 mm, worn edges
Ref  MDE003             18.00 (+P&P)


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print Trade Advertisement -  J. Gillott Steel Pen Manufacturer
for executing and printing Chalk Drawings, Maps, Plans , Writings   etc
 
No 59 New Hall Street, Birmingham     c1860
Page 2
size  :  130 x 210 mm, worn edges
Ref  MDE004             18.00 (+P&P)


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Act of Parliament              1687
An Act for Reingrossing of the Records of Fines Burnt or Lost in the late Fire in the Temple

size:  170 x 260 mm     8 pages ( 4 sheets)
Ref  JKE006              22.00 (+P&P)

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Act of Parliament              1732
An Act for the converting of further Part of the Capital Stock of the South Sea Company into Annuities redeemable by Parliament .....  
( solution to the South Sea Bubble problem)
size:  170 x 260 mm     14 pages ( 7 sheets)
Ref  JKE008              28.00 (+P&P)

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Act of Parliament              1740
An Act for penalising the setting on fire or flooding of mines owned by competitors

size:  170 x 260 mm     4 pages ( 2 sheets)
Ref  JKE005              20.00 (+P&P)

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Act of Parliament             19th June 1829
An Act for the more effectual Administration of the Office of a Justice of the Peace in and near the Metropolis.
( One of the Acts which established Peel's London police force in 1829 )
size:  170 x 260 mm     4 pages ( 2 sheets)
Ref  JKE007             24.00 (+P&P)

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print Act of Parliament             29 July  1864
An Act to enable the Metropolitan Railway Company to extend their Railway from Finsbury Circus to Trinity Square, Tower Hill; and for other purposes.
  This track ran from Moorgate to Tower Hill [then Mark Lane] and became a part of the Circle Line on today's London Underground.
  Line openings: 1875 Moorgate to Bishopsgate.  1876 Bishopsgate to Aldgate.  1882 Aldgate to Mark Lane (changed to Tower Hill in 1946).
size:  200 x 300 mm     20 pages ( 10 sheets)
Important Railway history document.
Ref  ODE001            50.00 (+P&P)

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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 837   Supplement   c July 1837  
Ref  AAE010              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No LXX   Feb 14, 1824  
Ref  AAE011              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 573   Oct 27,  1832  
Ref  AAE012              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 270   Aug 25  1827  
Ref  AAE013             12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 473   Jan 29,  1831  
Ref  AAE014              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 409  Jan 9,  1830  
Ref  AAE015              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 290   Dec 29,  1827  
Ref  AAE016              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 785  July 2,  1836  
Ref  AAE017              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No CLIX     Sept 10,  1825  
Ref  AAE018              12.00 (+P&P)
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Pamphlet -  The Mirror of Literature, Amusement and Instruction . 
Published weekly, on Saturdays, usually 16 pages.   Later bound into volumes.

Printed in London.  Price 2d.      size  : 130 x 215 mm 
No 266     July 28,  1827  
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Booklet -  The Crystal Palace and Park in 1853 - What has been done - What will be done.
A very scarce pamphlet published by the directors of the Crystal Palace Company outlining
the progress of the new Crystal Palace site at Sydenham (Opening in 1854).
The concluding report, by George Grove, is dated 22 Sept 1852.
36 pages,  fragile cover,  
size  : 100 x 150 mm 
Ref  AAE020              120.00 (+P&P)
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Poster -  Advertising a meeting of the Tottenham Park Association for the protection of Persons and Property and the Prosecution of Felons & Other Offenders.
Meeting held at the White Hart Inn,  Burbage, Wiltshire.  31 May 1830
Printed 25 May  1830     Writing on reverse.     size  : 290 x 230 mm 
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print Chart of the Coptic Alphabet
Historie Universelle  du Monde     Publ: Arkstee et Merkus   1747
Copper engraving            size  150 x 140 mm
Ref  MLM002         15.00 (+P&P)
print Chart of the Family Tree of Noah
Historie Universelle  du Monde     Publ: Arkstee et Merkus   1747
Copper engraving            size  310 x 170 mm, 2 folds
Ref  MLM001        20.00 (+P&P)
print Tables, Charts, Statistics, Chronology, Genealogy etc  have been moved to their own page.
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Newspaper -  The General Evening Post  Sat March 6 - Tuesday March 9, 1762
Broadsheet
.   size:  290 x 440 mm  with single fold.

Ref  AAE023              30.00 (+P&P)

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Newspaper -  The Sun     Thur, March 25   1813
Broadsheet
.   size:  330 x 520 mm  with single fold.  [Price: sixpence -halfpenny]
Carries bookseller's later stamp showing sale for threepence - halfpenny.

Ref  AAE025              28.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  Bell's Weekly Messenger
London:   Printed by J. Bell, British Library, No 90, opposite Southampton Street, Strand
Price:  7d
Each edition - 8 pages (4 sheets)    245 x 385 mm.
Usual content topics:  Foreign news, Home news,  Trials & Assizes, 
Finance, Court, Theatre,  Ships taken by pirates,  Weather, Sport,
Trade,  Fashion, Markets, Prices, Stocks,  Letters to the Editor, ....
Makes fascinating reading and a good insight into daily life in the 1790s.
See detail illustrations below for typical content.
The illustrations here represent typical content taken from Bell's Weekly
of 1796 & 1801, and not necessarily content of specific editions listed below.   

Back Page  
Detail 1     Detail 2     Detail 3     Detail 4     Detail 5
Detail 6     Detail 7     Detail 8     Detail 9     Detail 10
Detail 11   Detail 12   Detail 13   Detail 14   Detail 15
Detail 16   Detail 17


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Newspaper -  The London Chronicle or Universal Evening Post
Price: Twopence Halfpenny    ( 
2d  )
London:   Sold by J. Wilkie at the Bible in St Paul's Church Yard.
Each edition - 8 pages (4 sheets)    220 x 285 mm.
Each edition covers the news for 2, 3 or 4 days.
Usual content topics:  Foreign news, Home news,  New Publications, 
Bills & Law,  Shipping ,  Cargo & Port activity,  Trade, 
Speeches, Government,  Markets, Prices, Stocks,  Letters to the Editor, ....
Makes fascinating reading and a good insight into daily life in the 1760s.
See detail illustrations below for typical content.
The illustrations here represent typical content taken from The London Chronicles of 1762
and not necessarily content of specific editions listed below.   


Detail 1     Detail 2     Detail 3     Detail 4     Detail 5
Detail 6     Detail 7     Detail 8     Detail 9     Detail 10


Ref  KBE007        No 808  25 Feb 1762         22.00 (+P&P)
Ref  KBE008        No 815  13 March 1762    22.00 (+P&P)
Ref  KBE009        No 830  17 April 1762       22.00 (+P&P)
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Ref  KBE011        No 832  22 April 1762       22.00 (+P&P)
Ref  KBE012        No 871  22 July 1762        22.00 (+P&P)

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Newspaper -  The Athenian Mercury     Tues  March 28   1693
Double sided single sheet
.   size:  170 x 290 mm,  uniform surface discolouration.
Not strictly a newspaper - a Question and Answer periodical for the amusement of the Genrty.
Ref  KKE001              24.00 (+P&P)      Detail     

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Newspaper -  The Athenian Mercury     Tues  Jan 22   1695
Double sided single sheet
.   size:  170 x 290 mm,
Not strictly a newspaper - a Question and Answer periodical for the amusement of the Genrty.
Ref  KKE002              24.00 (+P&P)      Detail     

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Newspaper -  Hampshire Telegraph and Sussex Chronicle    No 1449   Mon July 16  1827
Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  400 x 530 mm,  signs of wear at fold.
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   US Navy List   American Navy    Quack Medicines   Trusses
Ref  KKE003              24.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  Hampshire Telegraph and Sussex Chronicle    No 747     Mon Jan 21  1814
Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  400 x 530 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Quack Medicines   Weather - Heavy Snow    Accidents   Grovelling advertisement
Ref  KKE004              24.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Penny London Post or The Morning Advertiser   No 231    Oct 19   1744
Printed and Sold by J. Nicholson at the Printing Office near Black and White Court in the Old Bailey.
Tabloid
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  250 x 360 mm,  signs of wear at fold.
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Cure for Grand Pox or Clap   Sale of Brandy    Miracle Cures   Trials and Transportation
Ref  KKE007              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The London Morning Penny Post      Aug  23    1751
Printed and Sold by J. Nicholson at the Printing Office near the Sessions House in the Great Old Bailey.
Tabloid
- 2 sides of a single sheet.   size:  270 x 410 mm,  signs of wear at edges.
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Quack Medicine        Petty Crimes   
Ref  KKE009            26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Kentish Gazette  No 2365     Fri March 18   1791
Printed by Simmonds and Kirby,  St Georges Street,  Canterbury
Small Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  320 x 460 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Faversham Hairdresser   Gaol Calendar - Assizes at Maidstone    Duel in Scotland   Prison Breaking
Ref  KKE010              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Kentish Gazette  No 2366     Tues  March 22  1791
Printed by Simmonds and Kirby,  St Georges Street,  Canterbury
Small Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  320 x 460 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Fox Hunting      Quack Medicine    Shipping News
Ref  KKE011              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Kentish Gazette  No 2367     Fri March 25   1791
Printed by Simmonds and Kirby,  St Georges Street,  Canterbury
Small Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  320 x 460 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Riots in France   Remedy for Piles    Misc Advertisements   News from Paris
Ref  KKE012              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Kentish Gazette  No 2454   Tues  Jan 3   1792
Printed by Simmonds and Kirby,  St Georges Street,  Canterbury
Small Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  320 x 460 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Female Transportation to Botany Bay    Cure for Agues and Fevers    Misc Advertisements 
Ref  KKE013              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Kentish Gazette  No 2455     Fri Jan 6   1792
Printed by Simmonds and Kirby,  St Georges Street,  Canterbury
Small Broadsheet
- 4 sides with centre fold.   size:  320 x 460 mm
Before national coverage, newspapers of this vintage were produced locally and covered local, national and international news.
Typical content:  local services and wants, general news, crimes, court sessions, foreign affairs, wars, weather, health, advertisements, ...
Details:  
   Quack Medicines and Ointments      Beauty Paste for Ladies
                
  Convicts for Botany Bay struck by Small-Pox       Shipping News
Ref  KKE014              26.00 (+P&P)
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Newspaper -  The Morning Chronical      Friday,  May 20th,  1808
Broadsheet
.   size:  320 x 480 mm  with single fold.  [Price: sixpence ]
Illustration shows top half of front page.

Ref  JKE012              25.00 (+P&P)
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 8      Aug 18  1832
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Polar Regions - Wilberforce Falls
Content (8 pages):  On the duties and advantages of society;  Ephemera, or day flies;  Natural magic;  Crops in England;  Infant education; The Otter.

Ref  OHE001       18.00 (+P&P)
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 25      Nov 24  1832
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Puri Indians of Brazil
Content (8 pages):  William Collins the poet; Egypt in connection with sacred history and prophecy; On Fishes; Vegetable fly traps.

Ref  OHE002       18.00 (+P&P)
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 27      Dec 1  1832
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The General Post Office, London
Content (8 pages):  Happiness, On Rain;  The kangaroo beetle;  Commercial expedition to Africa;  Hodnet Church;  Scripture Difficulties.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 27      Dec 1  1832
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The General Post Office, London
Content (8 pages):  Happiness, On Rain;  The kangaroo beetle;  Commercial expedition to Africa;  Hodnet Church;  Scripture Difficulties.

Ref  OHE004       18.00 (+P&P)
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 34      Jan 12  1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The History of Cultivation, Manufature, and Use of Tea
Content (8 pages):  William Collins the poet; Egypt in connection with sacred history and prophecy; On Fishes; Vegetable fly traps.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 36      Jan 26  1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Houses of Parliament - Interior of the House of Commons
Content (8 pages):  House of Commons;  The arch of Titus  Straw platting:  Anniversaries

Ref  OHE006       18.00 (+P&P)
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 38     March 2   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  View of the York Column, as seen from St James's Park. London
Content (8 pages):  The York Column;  Hindoo Superstitions;  Camel and Dromedary;  Epitaths;  The India rubber tree; 
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 43      Nov 24  1832
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
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Front Cover:  The Microscope
Content (8 pages):  The Microscope;  Newgate;  The Bird spider;  History of the effects of spirituous liquors;  Sunday Trading.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 45      March 16  1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Houses of Parliament - Interior of the House of Lords
Content (8 pages):  The House of Lords;  Present King of Prussia;  Ancient Temples;  Migratory Birds- Swallows;  Lion Head of the Centurion

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 46      March 23   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Opening of the Monument of London
Content (8 pages):  The Monument;  The Olive Tree;  Biishop Heber;   Capital:  Migratory Birds - Nightingale.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 49      April 6   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  The Rock of Gibraltar
Content (8 pages):  Gibraltar;  St Katharine's Hospital;  The Passover;
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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 56      May 18  1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
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Front Cover:  Custome House, London
Content (8 pages):  Custom House of London;  King Arthur's Round Table;  Migratory Birds - The Nightjar; Curious discoveries in practical science.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 82      Oct 13   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
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Front Cover:  Statue of King James II at Whitehall.
Content (8 pages):  National Statues;  The castle of Heidelburg;  Overflowing of the Nile;  Emigration to the Canadas;

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 88      Nov 16   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  Scenes in India - Crocodile and dead elephant
Content (8 pages):  Life in India;  Weaving;  Religion in the United States of America.

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 94      Dec 21   1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
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Front Cover:  King's College,  London
Content (8 pages):  King's College;  Familiar Illustrations of Natural Phenomena;  Ammusements on the ice in Russia:  Cadenham Oak;

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print Newspaper -  The Saturday Magazine  No 95      Dec 28  1833
Published in Weekly numbers, Price One Penny by
John William Parker, West Strand.
Front Cover:  Warkworth Castle
Content (8 pages):  Warkworth Castle;  Christmas 1833;  Pitcairn's Island;  Hampshire Fowler;  John Frederick Oberlin.

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Legal Dispute over footpaths and rights of way at Hampstead Heath.   4 March 1891
6 pages of manuscript legal argument between The London County Council
and Sir Thomas Spencer Wells over land rights issues.
Manuscript map  400 x 510 mm ( 2 main folds) illustrating the argument.  Detail shows footpaths
between Hendon Road and  West Heath Road / Platts Lane.

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Title deeds -  'Hayes'  Kenley, Surrey      1896
15 manuscript pages of
entitlement deeds of farmland, fields and buildings.
size: 440 x  340 mm  -  heavy duty legal parchment.
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French Brewing Industry     1739
Reissue in the reign of Louis XV of an edict of Louis XIII setting up a system for ensuring the quality of beer.
size:  200 x 260 mm      4 pages  ( 2 sheets)
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Bond Certificate   Maine Central Railroad,  $5000   Not issued.  Due 1935  
size  : 345 x 240 mm     
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Bond Certificate   Portland Terminal Company, (Portland, Maine)  $10000  
Not issued.   From 1933,  Due 1961         size  : 345 x 240 mm     
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Shares Certificate (Cancelled)  
Tobacco Products Corporation    100 Shares   1925
    size: 290 x 190 mm   
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Shares Certificate (Cancelled)  
The Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company   100 Shares   1930
    size: 280 x 180 mm   
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Shares Certificate (Cancelled)  
The Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company   100 Shares   1946
    size: 280 x 180 mm   
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Shares Certificate (Cancelled)  
Bank of Charleston,  South Carolina 
1878   size: 260 x 170 mm   
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Lottery Listing     1866
Grand Duchy of Baden
size:  200 x 250 mm 
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Cheque - London & Westminster Bank Limited    size: 200 x 80 mm   
Embossed One Penny Stamp
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Japanese Lottery Ticket    1926     size: 185 x 125 mm    Small tear top centre.
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Dutch Lottery Ticket    July  1871
Overstamped  Nov 1927
size:  170 x 240 mm 
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Berlin Concert    May 9th  1872
Concert Haus Zeitung       Josef Gung'l
Programme Sheet including Restaurant price list and Liebig avdertisement.


size:  260 x 390 mm  with 2 folds. 

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American Declaration of Independence           Tallis 1850
A copy of the Declaration of Independence printed in the
Tallis History of America   1850   
size:  220 x 290 mm  - has a centre fold
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American Declaration of Independence           Virtue  c1861
A copy of the Declaration of Independence printed in
Charles Mackay's  History of America   c1861  
size:  220 x 300 mm  - has a centre fold
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Decret Imperial       7 April 1811
12 page Napoleonic Decree
size:  170 x 240 mm 
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Bill of Freight    1898
Perishable Freight - The Wabush Railroad Company
Shipment of beer from Schliz Brewery, Milwaukee
to Watertown, NY
Shipment in American Refrigerator Cars.
Reverse side: - Advertisment for The American Refrigeraor Transit Co,  St Louis, MO
size:  210 x 340 mm,  several folds.
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print The Story of Arthur Orton Which Clears Up Interesting Points In The Late Trial.
Confession by his Brother Charles.
Reprinted from The Daily Telegraph March 10th 1874
Published by E. Appleyard,  88 Farringdon St,  1874
8 page pamphlet
size:  195 x 250 mm 
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
New Guinea  1878   mon Achille Raffey
64 pages,   40 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Spitzberg.   First printing of the expedition aboard the Corvrett "La Recherche"   c1865
32 pages,   22 woodcut illustrations,  2 maps,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Journey to the Gabon and up the River Ogooue by Alfred Marche
Some Slave Trade illustrations.            1878
46 pages,   29 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Travels in Persia  by Count Gobineau   1859
30  pages,   15 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Fiji Islands   1882
16 pages,   11 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Fiji Islands   1886
15 pages,   6 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Wallis Islands,  NW of Fiji   Discovered in 1767 by Samuel Wallis      c1880
16 pages,   11 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   

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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
Easter Island.  An account of a visit in 1877         Published 1878
'Voyage a L'Ile de Paques   ...  Par M. Alphonse Pinart'
16 pages,   14 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   

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Unbound pamphlet  from Le Tour du Monde  (French text)
New Guinea    An account of an expedition in 1876
16 pages,   13 woodcut illustrations,  1 map,    size: 220 x 300 mm   
Some spots of foxing on first page
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List of Bankrupts for the year 1798     (European Magazine and London Review)   size: 120 x 200 mm
9 pages of English Bankrupts, and their addresses,  for the period Dec 26 1797 to June 26 1798

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Advertisement -   1891
Field Lane Refugees and Ragged Schools,
Vine Street, Clerkenwell Road, EC.
Charity request for donations for sanctuary for the destitute and homeless.

size:  110 x 170 mm

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A General Display of Arts and Sciences  - Frontispiece to the Royal Encyclopaedia
    Detail 1    
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Grignion   1785
Copper engraving           size:    350 x 210 mm

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Fishmongers Hall Banquet Programme & Menu
9 page  menu, table plan and guest ticket
for banquet on  June 23rd 1930
size: 115 x 260 mm. 

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The Lady's Magazine      October 1786
Unbound monthly section of the Lady's Magazine with a series of diverse articles of the day:
Capt Cook's Pacific Voyages, The Lady's Physician,  News from home, abroad & America,
births, deaths & marriages,  letters page, reviews.
News report of the first fatality from a hot air ballooning accident in England.

size:  130 x 210 mm   Text only - missing some illustrations.

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print Proper Lessons to be Read at Morning and Evening Prayers on the Sundays, and Other Holy Days throughout the year.
The Calendar, with Tables of Lessons - 12 Monthly tables of designated prayers.
From The Book of Common Prayer. (Title Page)  Mark Baskett  1766
14 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print Tables of Movable Feasts and Tables of 'Golden Numbers' to predict Feast Days far into the future.

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
8 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Ministration of Publik Baptism of Infants to be used in the Church
The Prayers and Service to be used for the Public Baptism of Infants
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
6 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Ministration of Private Baptism of Children in Houses
The Prayers and Service to be used for the Private Baptism of Children

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
4 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Ministration of Baptism of such as are of Riper Years and able to answer for themselves.
The Prayers and Service to be used for the Baptism of elders.

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
6 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print A Catechism: thatis to say, An Instruction to be learned of every Person, before he be brought to be confirmed by a Bishop.
A Question & Answer session to be memorised.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
5 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Form of Solemnization of Matrimony

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
7 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Order of the Visitation of the Sick
Prayers for varying degrees of sickness.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
8 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Order of The Burial of the Dead
Instructions and Prayers for the Burial Service
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
5 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print A Commination or Denouncing of God's Anger and Judgements against Sinners;
    With certain Prayers to be used on the First Day of Lent, and at other times as the ordinary shall appoint.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
5 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Form of Prayer to be used at Sea
General prayers at Sea, with Victory & Deliverance Prayers and Prayers for Burial of the Dead at Sea.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
6 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print A Form of Prayer with Thanksgiving to be used yearly on the Fifth Day of November ......
Gunpowder Treason.   Thanksgiving Prayers for the discovery of the Gunpoweder Plot in 1605.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
4 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print A Form of Prayer with Fasting, to be used yearly upon the Thirtieth Day of January being the Day of the Martydom of The Blessed King Charles I.  .....
Prayers to mourn Charles I.  Prayers to celebrate the Restoration in 1660.  Prayers for King Gearge III.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
13 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print Constitutions and Canons   Ecclesiastical of the Church of England
The Church of England Rule Book.
From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
18 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
 
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print A Table of Kindred and Affinity
Wherin whosoever are related, are forbidden in Scripture, and our Laws, to marry together.

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page  Mark Baskett  1766
1 page       Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
Stain at left margin.
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print An Act of Uniformity of Common Prayer, and Service in the Church, and Administration of the Sacraments.
An Act of Uniformity of Public Prayers.     Of Ceremonies to be Abolished.
From The Book of Common Prayer. 
(Title PageMark Baskett  1766
8 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Ordering of Deacons.  The Ordering of Priests.  The Consecration of Bishops.
Assumed to be Services for the Ordination of Deacons and Priests.
From The Book of Common Prayer. 
(Title PageMark Baskett  1766
14 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Order for the Administration of the Lord's Supper, or Holy Communion.

From The Book of Common Prayer.
(Title Page Mark Baskett  1766
16 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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print The Litany.    
Prayers and Thanksgiving upon Several Occasions.  ( Rain, Weather, Harvest, Sickness, Enemies, ...)
From The Book of Common Prayer.
  (Title Page  Mark Baskett  1766
9 pages    Page size:  260 x 400 mm    Double Page: 520 x 400 mm
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